Authentication Bypass Affecting github.com/influxdata/influxdb/services/httpd Open this link in a new tab package, versions <1.7.6


0.0
high
  • Exploit Maturity

    Mature

  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-GOLANG-GITHUBCOMINFLUXDATAINFLUXDBSERVICESHTTPD-1041719

  • published

    19 Nov 2020

  • disclosed

    19 Nov 2020

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade github.com/influxdata/influxdb/services/httpd to version 1.7.6 or higher.

Overview

github.com/influxdata/influxdb/services/httpd is a httpd package that implements the HTTP service and REST API for InfluxDB.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Authentication Bypass. InfluxDB has an authentication bypass vulnerability in the authenticate function in services/httpd/handler.go because a JWT token may have an empty SharedSecret (aka shared secret).